Database of Kriegsmarine Admirals

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Re: Database of Kriegsmarine Admirals

Post by graveland » 21 Feb 2022 14:45

Kriegsmarine Großadmiral wrote:
21 Feb 2022 12:45
Requin Marteau wrote:
21 Feb 2022 12:13
Medaglia di Bronzo al Valore Militare
For Bernhard Rogge, the award date I have for the Königlich Italienische Bronzene Tapferkeitsmedaille is 25. 09. 1941. Which one is then correct? This one or 16 December 1941?
16.12.1941
Kriegsmarine Großadmiral wrote:
21 Feb 2022 12:45
And what is the award date for Rolf Johannesson? 4 November 1942 or 29 March 1943?
29.03.1943

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Re: Database of Kriegsmarine Admirals

Post by Requin Marteau » 21 Feb 2022 15:07

Kriegsmarine Großadmiral wrote:
21 Feb 2022 12:45
Requin Marteau wrote:
21 Feb 2022 12:13
Medaglia di Bronzo al Valore Militare
Thank you Thierry.

For Bernhard Rogge, the award date I have for the Königlich Italienische Bronzene Tapferkeitsmedaille is 25. 09. 1941. Which one is then correct? This one or 16 December 1941?

And what is the award date for Rolf Johannesson? 4 November 1942 or 29 March 1943?
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Re: Database of Kriegsmarine Admirals

Post by Kriegsmarine Großadmiral » 06 Mar 2022 13:12

A new update regarding awards.

1) Konteradmiral z.V./Obergeneralarbeitsführer Wilhelm Busse viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2185993&hi ... e#p2185993

Add:

-Kommandeurkreuz des Königlich Bulgarischen Militär-Verdienstordens (add it below the Kaiserlich Türkische Silberne Imtiaz-Medaille mit Säbeln)

2) Admiral Max Bastian viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2178836&hi ... n#p2178836

Add:

-Großoffizierskreuz des Spanischen Imperialer Ordens vom Joch und den Pfeilen (20. 01. 1941) (add it at the bottom of the list)

3) Admiral Theodor Krancke viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2179715&hi ... e#p2179715

Add:

-Kommandeurkreuz des Spanischen Imperialer Ordens vom Joch und den Pfeilen (20. 03. 1941) (add it below the Spange (1939) zum Eisernen Kreuz I. Klasse)

4) Vizeadmiral Friedrich Frisius viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2181303&hi ... s#p2181303

Add:

-Kommandeurkreuz des Spanischen Imperialer Ordens vom Joch und den Pfeilen (20. 03. 1941) (add it at the bottom of the list)

5) Vizeadmiral Leopold Bürkner viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2181077&hi ... r#p2181077

Add:

-Kommandeurkreuz des Spanischen Imperialer Ordens vom Joch und den Pfeilen (20. 03. 1941) (add it below the Kommandeurkreuz des Königlich Bulgarischen Militär-Verdienstordens)

6) Vizeadmiral Bernhard Rogge viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2183267&hi ... e#p2183267

Change the award date of his -Königlich Italienische Bronzene Tapferkeitsmedaille from (25. 09. 1941) to (16. 12. 1941).

7) Konteradmiral Rolf Johannesson viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2187884&hi ... n#p2187884

Add the award date (29. 03. 1943) after his -Königlich Italienische Bronzene Tapferkeitsmedaille.

8) Vizeadmiral (Ing.) z.V. Werner Bettenhäuser viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2180948&hi ... r#p2180948

Add:

-Kriegsverdienstkreuz (1939) II. Klasse mit Schwertern
-Kriegsverdienstkreuz (1939) I. Klasse mit Schwertern
(add them at the bottom of the list)

9) Admiral Hubert Schmundt viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2180113&hi ... t#p2180113

Change the award date of his -Finnischer Orden des Freiheitskreuzes I. Klasse mit Schwertern from (04. 06. 1942) to (25. 03. 1942).
It would appear the first date (25. 03. 1942) was correct all along.

Also, delete all the text at the bottom of his award list.

10) Vizeadmiral z.V. Paul Wülfing von Ditten viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2185239&hi ... n#p2185239

Add the award date (19. 05. 1918) after his -Finnischer Orden des Freiheitskreuzes II. Klasse mit Schwertern.

11) Char. Vizeadmiral Wilhelm Friedrich (Wilfried) von Loewenfeld viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2182594&hi ... d#p2182594

Delete the first photo that is posted. It shows Vizeadmiral Werner Grassmann, and not von Loewenfeld.

12) Konteradmiral z.V. Karl-Friedrich Wollanke viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2192196&hi ... e#p2192196

Delete the second photo that is posted. It shows Char. Admiral Hermann Bauer, and not Wollanke.
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Re: Database of Kriegsmarine Admirals

Post by luftk » 16 Mar 2022 23:16

Großadmiral Dr. phil. h.c. Erich Raeder

-Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938
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Re: Database of Kriegsmarine Admirals

Post by Kriegsmarine Großadmiral » 17 Mar 2022 15:06

luftk wrote:
16 Mar 2022 23:16
Großadmiral Dr. phil. h.c. Erich Raeder

-Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938
Thank you Pierce.
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Re: Raeder, Stange, Kienast, Stummel, Witzell

Post by Kriegsmarine Großadmiral » 02 Jul 2022 18:43

Few new updates.

1) Großadmiral Dr. phil. h.c. Erich Raeder viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2177906&hi ... r#p2177906

Thanks to Pierce, who spotted the medal on Raeder's medal bar, add:

-Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938 (add it below the Königlich Bulgarische Kriegserinnerungsmedaille 1915/1918 mit Schwertern (30. 11. 1937)

Also, change the award date of his Ritterkreuz des Königlich Preußischen Hausordens von Hohenzollern mit Schwertern to 05. 06. 1916 and delete the brackets with the text in red after the award.

2) Vizeadmiral Rudolf Stange viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2184353&hi ... e#p2184353

Add:

-Deutsches Sportabzeichen (add it at the bottom of the list)

3) Konteradmiral Helmuth Kienast viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2188178&hi ... t#p2188178

Add:

-Kriegsabzeichen für die Marineartillerie (add it at the bottom of the list)

4) Konteradmiral Ludwig Stummel viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2191511&hi ... l#p2191511

Add:

-Eisernes Kreuz (1939) I. Klasse (add it below the Eisernes Kreuz (1914) II. Klasse and move the Spange (1939) zum Eisernen Kreuz II. Klasse above it)

5) Generaladmiral Karl Witzell viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2178628&hi ... l#p2178628

Add:

-Großkreuz des Königlich Ungarischen Verdienstordens (add it below the Wehrmacht Dienstauszeichnung IV. bis I. Klasse (02. 10. 1936)

It seems that the admiral previously identified in Helgoland as Witzell is indeed him and not the retired Reichsmarine Char. Admiral Iwan Christian Hermann Oldekop. So I am bringing this award back onto his awards list.

6) Vizeadmiral Heinrich Hanke viewtopic.php?f=5&t=239341&p=2181490&hi ... e#p2181490

Add this photo of Hanke:
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